Dr.-Ing. Andreas Mehr is responsible for Technology Development of Gear Grinding and Gear Shaping at Liebherr. He began his professional career at the Universität Karlsruhe
(TH), Germany (1992-1999), where he received his degrees in Mechanical Engineering. Afterwards he worked for 5 years as a scientist in the manufacturing and materials technology group at the wbk Institute of Production Science of the Universität Karlsruhe (TH). The topic of his PhD thesis was "Hard Precision Machining of Gears with Crystalline Diamond Coated Tools by Gear Shaping." Since March 2004, Andreas Mehr has been working at Liebherr-Verzahntechnik GmbH in Kempten, Germany. In addition to his present leadership role in technology development, he has also been the head of the testing department since 2008. Dr. Mehr has previously presented at the AGMA Fall Technical Meeting, in the year 2013.